Playground Strategy - District 4

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District 4 consists of part of Bankstown

District 4 is a small geographical area surrounded by major roads. It incorporates the northern and central part of the Bankstown suburb, including the CBD. The area is residential in character with medium and higher density development. It has a population of approximately 15,232 with larger proportions of young children and families.

The district currently has 10 playgrounds, which represents one per 1,523 people. This includes six Play Level 2 and four Play Level 3.


Catchment
Site
Suburb
Recommended Actions
PLC*
PLR*
Related Strategies
Map No.
4.1
Alice Park
Bankstown
Upgrade, increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.5
1
4.1
McLeod Reserve
Bankstown
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
2
4.1
Cairds Avenue
Reserve
Bankstown
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
3
4.2
Apex Park
Bankstown
Increase scope (consider exercise equipment)
3
3
4.4
4
4.2
RM Campbell
Reserve
Bankstown
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
5
4.3
Paul Keating Park
Bankstown
Replace, strengthen play space destination, include unique features, broaden age and abilities, increase play level
2
1
4.2, 4.4, 4.5
6
4.4
Bankstown City Gardens
Bankstown
Create play space destination, cater for various age groups and all abilities, increase play level
2
1
4.2, 4.3, 4.4
7
4.4
Griffith Park
Bankstown
Replace, increase scope (all abilities), increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.4, 4.5
8
4.4
Stevens Reserve
Bankstown
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
9
4.4
Grahame Thomas Oval
Bankstown
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
10


District 4 consists of part of Bankstown

District 4 is a small geographical area surrounded by major roads. It incorporates the northern and central part of the Bankstown suburb, including the CBD. The area is residential in character with medium and higher density development. It has a population of approximately 15,232 with larger proportions of young children and families.

The district currently has 10 playgrounds, which represents one per 1,523 people. This includes six Play Level 2 and four Play Level 3.


Catchment
Site
Suburb
Recommended Actions
PLC*
PLR*
Related Strategies
Map No.
4.1
Alice Park
Bankstown
Upgrade, increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.5
1
4.1
McLeod Reserve
Bankstown
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
2
4.1
Cairds Avenue
Reserve
Bankstown
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
3
4.2
Apex Park
Bankstown
Increase scope (consider exercise equipment)
3
3
4.4
4
4.2
RM Campbell
Reserve
Bankstown
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
5
4.3
Paul Keating Park
Bankstown
Replace, strengthen play space destination, include unique features, broaden age and abilities, increase play level
2
1
4.2, 4.4, 4.5
6
4.4
Bankstown City Gardens
Bankstown
Create play space destination, cater for various age groups and all abilities, increase play level
2
1
4.2, 4.3, 4.4
7
4.4
Griffith Park
Bankstown
Replace, increase scope (all abilities), increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.4, 4.5
8
4.4
Stevens Reserve
Bankstown
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
9
4.4
Grahame Thomas Oval
Bankstown
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
10


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    The opinions of our residents are very important to us. We'd love to hear what you think about our playground strategy. Please contribute to important feedback by sharing your thoughts.

    Consultation has concluded.